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    Sale 2512 | Lot 46
    Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
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      Sale 2512 Lot 46

      (CIVIL WAR.) Schedler, Joseph. The Seat of War. Birds Eye View of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia. Large chromolithographed map from the middle Atlantic to western Virginia. 29 3/4x34 inches sheet size, wide margins; repaired tears, scuffs and creases, edges showing tack holes from previous mounting. New York: W. Schaus, 1861

      Estimate $1,200 - 1,800

      Well-detailed map of the early seat of the American Civil War which would have likely hung in a public meeting house where families and loved ones of soldiers were able to view it to better gain a visual understanding and scope of the conflict the country was becoming involved in.